Format Film, Video
Dates 1898
Location Florida
Tampa
Language English
Subjects 19th Century
Army
Cavalry Drill and Tactics
Cavalry Operations
Florida
History, Military
Horses
Military Leadership
Military Training Camps
Roosevelt, Theodore
Spanish American War
Tampa
Tampa (Fla.)
United States
Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
Title
Roosevelt's Rough Riders /
Other Title
Roosevelt Rough Riders
Roosevelt's Rough Riders at drill
Description
Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18June1903; H32832. Original main title lacking. DLC Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995. Duration: 0:25 at 16 fps. Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC From the Biograph picture catalogue: 27 feet. A charge full of cowboy enthusiasm by Troop "I," the famous regiment, at Tampa, before its departure for the front. Biograph catalog no. 642; code name (for telegraphic orders) Vesontis. MAVIS 48458; Roosevelt Rough Riders. DLC Filmed ca. April 1898 in Tampa, Florida. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902, p. 167 [MI]; Biograph photo catalog, v. 2 [MI]. Received: 7/17/97 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection. Received: 6/13/97 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection. Received: 6/18/03; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection. 1 reel of 1 (ca. 32 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. 1 reel of 1 (ca. 32 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. 1 roll (ca. 32 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Created / Published
United States : American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, [1898]
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Army.--Volunteer Cavalry, 1st
-  Military training camps--Florida--Tampa
-  Horses
-  Cavalry drill and tactics
-  Roosevelt, Theodore,--1858-1919--Military leadership
-  Tampa (Fla.)--History, Military--19th century
-  Spanish-American War, 1898--Cavalry operations
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 18June1903; H32832.
-  Original main title lacking. DLC
-  Probable release date from AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995.
-  Duration: 0:25 at 16 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, contact M/B/RS reference staff. DLC
-  From the Biograph picture catalogue: 27 feet. A charge full of cowboy enthusiasm by Troop "I," the famous regiment, at Tampa, before its departure for the front.
-  Biograph catalog no. 642; code name (for telegraphic orders) Vesontis.
-  MAVIS 48458; Roosevelt Rough Riders. DLC
-  Filmed ca. April 1898 in Tampa, Florida.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902, p. 167 [MI]; Biograph photo catalog, v. 2 [MI].
-  Received: 7/17/97 from LC film lab; ref print; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 6/13/97 from LC film lab; dupe neg; preservation; Paper Print Collection.
-  Received: 6/18/03; paper pos; copyright deposit; Paper Print Collection.
Medium
1 reel of 1 (ca. 32 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 32 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (ca. 32 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEC 2888 (ref print)
FPE 9287 (dupe neg)
LC 318b (paper pos)
Repository
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
sawmp 0318 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mbrsmi/sawmp.0318
Library of Congress Catalog Number
98500909
http://lccn.loc.gov/98500909


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